Photos of the Week: State Funeral, Mass Marriage, Krampus Parade

A prison beauty contest in Brazil, a 3-D-printed e-motorcycle in Germany, the state funeral of former President George H. W. Bush, a light show in Guangzhou, a successful rocket launch from the Baikonur Cosmodrome, SantaCon in New York City, “yellow vest” protests in Paris, a chili-eating contest in China, and much more

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